acrospiroma
A tumor of the distal dermal segment of a sweat gland. [scro- + G. speira, coil, + -oma, tumor]
- eccrine a. SYN: clear cell hidradenoma.

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ac·ro·spi·ro·ma (ak″ro-spi-roґmə) [acro- + spiroma] 1. an adnexal tumor of the distal portion of a sweat gland, such as a hidradenoma or poroma. 2. sometimes used as a synonym for poroma.

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